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Save Unique Horned Lizard From Extinction in US - Via Animal Petitions
Animals  (tags: US, Reptiles, Texas Horned Lizard, State Endangered Species, Extinction, Protection, Law, Conservation, Ethics, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 3 days ago - animalpetitions.org
Urge the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation to officially protect the 'Texas Horned Lizard' by listing it as a state endangered species, in order to save this incredible spiny reptile in the US from extinction and for it to thrive in the future.
Zambian Copper Mine Threatens World Heritage Site in Africa - Via Mail & Guardian
Environment  (tags: Africa, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Mining Industry, Elephants, Endangered Species, National Park, World Heritage Site, Environment, Habitat destruction, Wildlife )

Victoria
- 3 days ago - mg.co.za
Zambia's high court is to decide on issuing a licence for a copper mine in a game reserve, the Lower Zambezi National Park, bordering Zimbabwe's Mana Pools World Heritage Site. This area is an important elephant corridor and home to endangered species.
Stop Export of Zimbabwe's Baby Elephants - International Fund for Animal Welfare
Animals  (tags: Africa, Zimbabwe, Elephants, Animal Cruelty, Suffering, Ethical concerns, Sadness, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 3 days ago - ifaw.org
Urge Zimbabwe's Ministers for Environment and Tourism to stop the cruel export of baby Elephants. The Zimbabwe government has the power to choose a more humane fate for the 34 helpless babies already captured awaiting export for a life of captivity.
Take Action: Help Stop the Dog and Cat Meat Trade in China - Via Duo Duo Animal Welfare Project (NGO)
Animals  (tags: China, Guangdong Province, Animal Cruelty, Dog Meat Trade, Cat Meat Trade, Animals, Suffering, Killing, Ethical concerns, Sadness, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 4 days ago - duoduoproject.org
California has been named sister state to Guangdong (Canton) province in China. The problem is that Guangdong accounts for 40% of the dog meat trade and 70% of the cat meat trade in China. That's about 4 million dogs and 2 million cats, many stolen pets.
Save Baby Elephants in Africa From Being Sold Abroad to Zoos - PETA Petition
Animals  (tags: Africa, Zimbabwe, Baby Elephants, Suffering, Export Trade, Ethical concerns, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 5 days ago - secure.peta.org
Urge the Embassy of Zimbabwe to do everything in its power to stop plans to capture more baby elephants from the wild and to rescue the babies currently awaiting export to zoos abroad. It's not too late for Zimbabwe officials to stop the export.
Stop Bristol Bay Mega-Mining in Alaska and Save Wild Salmon - Force Change
Environment  (tags: Alaska, Bristol Bay, Mining Industry, Ecosystem, Environmental destruction, Habitat destruction, Water Pollution, Salmon migration, Spirit Bears, Trees, Wetlands, Endangered Species, Wildlife, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 5 days ago - forcechange.com
On December 16th, 2014, President Obama banned oil and gas drilling in the Bristol Bay, BUT this does not affect the Pebble Mine gold and copper mega-mine project which would destroy the ecosystem, the great salmon migration and spirit bear habitat.
57 Affiliated Tribes of Northwest American Indians Urge Senate to Nix Sacred Land Giveaway - ICTMN
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: US, American Indians, Tonto National Forest, Defense Bill, US Senate, Mining Industry, Copper, Environment, Ethical concerns )

Victoria
- 7 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
More than 70 tribal nations have urged the US Senate not to transfer sacred land from the Tonto National Forest, via a defense bill, to unprotected private land only for a UK corporation to build an environmentally devastating copper mine.
Maasai Warriors Compete to Protect Lions in Africa - African Wildlife Foundation
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Africa, Kenya, Maasai, AWF, Olympics, Conservation, Ecosystem, Lions )

Victoria
- 11 days ago - awf.org
The 2nd Maasai Olympics in Kenya, held on December 13th 2014, was organized by AWF's partner, Big Life Foundation. National Geographic Society is the event's lead sponsor. The Maasai Olympics helps protect lions through education and raising awareness.
Help Keep High Pressure Politics Out of Wildlife Conservation! - Defenders of Wildlife
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: US Congress, Politics, Oil Industry, Ethical concerns, Wildlife Conservation, Endangered Species, Sage-grouse Bird, Extinction, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 13 days ago - secure.defenders.org
Bowing down to ranching and oil and gas industry lobbyists, US Congress has inserted a measure that would bar the US Fish and Wildlife Service from taking any action to protect the endangered greater sage-grouse bird of Colorado from extinction.
Study Finds Monsanto's GM Corn Nutritionally Dead and Highly Toxic - Via In5d.Com
Science & Tech  (tags: Science, Genetically modified corn, GMOs, Toxic Chemicals, Food, Health risks, World )

Victoria
- 16 days ago - in5d.com
A 2012 nutritional analysis of genetically modified corn found that not only is GM corn lacking in vitamins and nutrients when compared to non-GM corn, but the genetic creation also poses numerous health risks due to extreme toxicity.
 
 
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